Where is Franklin County Magisterial District 5?


​The map of Franklin County, in the left portion of the graphic below, shows all Franklin County and the voting precincts.  Franklin County Magistrate District 5 is enlarged, on the right portion of the graphic. District 5's southern border lies adjacent to Anderson County; the eastern portion borders parts of Shelby County, while the northern border of the district, formed in part by Interstate Highway 64, lies adjacent to Magistrate District 6.

Hank Schweickart (D) 

Address:

124 Wooded Way

Frankfort KY 40601
Phone: 502.330.9901
Email: hcschweickart@bellsouth.net

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Candidates for Franklin County District 5 Constable

Candidates for Franklin County Magistrate District 5:  Magistrates and Constables

Hank Schweickart (D)


Democratic Candidate for Franklin County District 5 Magistrate​​

Joe Teasley (D)


Address: 

5036 Huntington Woods Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: 502.320.8175
Email:  teasleyfor5th@gmail.com

Email: (work) joe@teasleyfireprotection.com
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*William "Billy" Mills (D)


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​*Incumbent

Franklin County Magisterial District 5 Showing Voting Locations

*William "Billy" Mills (D)


Address:

450 Westwood Drive, Apt #1
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

Phone: 502.229.7227
Email:  Not available

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​*Incumbent

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Richard Tanner (D) 

Address:

5320 Sleepy Hollow Drive

Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502.223.4807 
Email:  Not available

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What are magistrates and constables? Where is Magisterial District 5?


The page provides information about Franklin County's Magisterial District 5. Since Kentucky has a primary election for local officials in 2022, contact information for candidate for the Magisterial District 5 is included. Magisterial Districts are represented by "Justices of the Peace" or more commonly known as "Magistrates." The position is a partisan office, meaning that candidates must declare the political party for which they seek to be elected to represent.

constable is also elected from each district. They are charged with & serve various court documents such as summons, civil actions & warrants.  There are six district constables (click for a listing of current constables), each responsible for one of the six Magisterial Districts.

The map of Franklin county, below, shows all 44 voting precincts. These precincts are grouped to form six (6) magisterial districts, which are required by law to include a population similar in number, in each district. District 5 (click here for a more detailed map of District 5) is made up of five (5) precincts: Collins Lane, Louisville Road, North Westgate, South Benson, and Westgate.  Voters in each of the six (6) magisterial districts elect one candidate to represent the district on the Franklin County Fiscal Court. The county's governing body, the Fiscal Court, also includes the County Judge Executive, who is elected by all voters in the county.

Richard Tanner (D) 

Democratic Candidate for Franklin County District 5 Magistrate

Candidates for Magistrate District 5


Democrat: Three candidates filed for the office of District 3 magistrate: Hank Schweickart; Richard Tanner; and, Joe Teasley.    The winner of the May 17, 2022 Democratic primary will advance to the November General Election, without opposition.

Republican: No Republican filed to run for Magistrate District 5.

Candidate  Joe Teasley (D)

Democratic Candidate for Franklin County District 5 Magistrate